A fisherman drowned in Eagle Mountain Lake during the weekend while he was out alone on a boat, authorities said Tuesday.
The Tarrant County medical examiner’s office ruled on Tuesday that Kirk Stallings’ death was an accident, and he died from drowning.
Stallings’ body was found about 3 p.m. Sunday in the water near a dock at Lakeview Marina.
Officials with the Tarrant Regional Water District said Tuesday that Stallings was seen Saturday night fishing from a small boat near the marina. Officials have not determined how he ended up in the water.
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Marina employees found his body Sunday afternoon.
Officers with the Tarrant Regional Water District and deputies with the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Department investigated.